A large and rapidly growing business based in West Sussex has an immediate requirement for a experienced Interim Project Manager with recent exposure of implementing and Project Managing a new Forecasting and Reporting solution platform.
You will be required to support the initial phases of this project and end to end delivery of sub projects
Support Group Financial Controller (as Project Sponsor) in planning, managing, and reporting on progress against project milestones and deliverables Organise and direct regular project team meetings encompassing internal resources and external implementation consultant(s) Work with Group FC and other stakeholders to document project roadmap and define individual sub-projects and workstreams Ensure that resources are allocated to defined tasks and that project deliverables are completed on time Identify risks to project deliverables and timescales and proactively propose and implement mitigating actions Plan, document and oversee execution of testing programme Plan, document and oversee execution of cutover/go-live Lead definition of training needs analysis for users
Key skill required
Prior experience in project management of similar forecasting/reporting solutions (such as Hyperion, SAP BPC, TM1, Anaplan, Tagetik etc.) Good understanding of 'Agile' project management principles Experience in working closely with and coordinating work of colleagues from IT, Finance and other part of the business Demonstrable track record in managing deliverables against set timelines and within set budgets Hands-on coding/configuration experience is not a pre-requisite for this role, but strong excel and system skills are likely to be a distinct advantage